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May 22, 2015, 3 Comments

By James Eaton Burgers, burgers, burgers. Everyone, everywhere is seemingly obsessed with varieties of meaty patties in bread (sorry, brioche) and the seemingly endless possibilities they can bring to a [...]

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Called to the Bar: Effra Social

May 15, 2015, No comments

In this month’s Called to the Bar series Julie Carolan meets Kyle Miller, assistant manager at the Effra Social. Tell us about the Effra Social The ...


The Courtesan launches all female wine list.

May 13, 2015, No comments

Yesterday Brixton’s dim sum restaurant The Courtesan launched its a new list of wines and they are exclusively made by women. The list features  ...

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Brixton Wine: Naughty Piglets

May 13, 2015, 2 Comments

By Regine Lee Along with establishing itself as a destination for food, Brixton over the last couple of years has become one of London’s most intere ...

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    Cow Foot Soup with Meatballs
    May 4, 2015, 1 Comment

      I have long since had a conflict about cow foot. On the one hand I adore the rich beefy broth it makes when you simmer it slowly, but on [...]

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    Brixton Review: Brindisa
    May 3, 2015, No comments

    By Nikki Griffiths   Brindisa’s mission is simple: to provide unbeatable Spanish food. The verdict? Almost. Their Food Rooms on Atlantic Road is a different and more casual take on [...]

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    Brixton Recipes: Thai Baked Trout
    April 29, 2015, No comments

    By Amy Franklin As the weather (sort of) gets warmer, it’s always nice to lighten up at meal times and embrace some lovely fresh ingredients. This is a simple but [...]

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    Brixton Breakfasts: Cafe Provencal
    April 25, 2015, No comments

    I’ve often walked past Cafe Provencal in Herne Hill on the way to Brockwell Park and always assumed it was a tapas restaurant, so when a friend suggested meeting there [...]

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    Brixton Review: Valhalla, Market Row
    April 24, 2015, 1 Comment

    By Nikki Griffiths Valhalla has an understated exterior – simple black paint with a solitary Danish flag painted on its frontage. It’s a small venue with a handful of tables [...]